New interactive map details data breach notification legislation across America

Data Breach Notification Law Map by IT GovernanceConsumer data in the United States is currently protected by a patchwork of industry-specific federal laws and state legislation whose scope and jurisdiction vary.

Despite support from President Obama’s administration and from the US Attorney General, no single federal law has yet been enacted to address cyber security, so organizations across America face a considerable compliance challenge.

In a new interactive map produced by IT Governance, we provide a summary of the requirements of each of the 47 state data breach notification laws as of August 2014.

Click through to find the data breach notification law that affects you >>